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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 6357
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NGC6357 - Lobster Nebula, 



    
        

            Astro-Wene
NGC6357 - Lobster Nebula
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NGC6357 - Lobster Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM APO 107/700

Imaging cameras: Canon 60Dmod

Mounts: Vixen Atlux+FS2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Guiding 50/240mm

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN2

Focal reducers: Riccardi Reducer/Flattener 0.75x

Software: Fitswork 4.4#  ·  Gimp 2.10  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 4.1.#  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool


Dates:April 30, 2019

Frames: 24x180" ISO800

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 25.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Astrometry.net job: 2856027

RA center: 17h 24' 42"

DEC center: -34° 19' 1"

Pixel scale: 2.897 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.187 degrees

Field radius: 1.451 degrees


Resolution: 3000x2000

Locations: Kiripotib, Dordabis, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

Location: Astrofarm Kiripotib, Namibia

Recovered: 2020-02-22

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NGC6357 - Lobster Nebula, 



    
        

            Astro-Wene